Cool Optical Illusions: Creative Activities that Make Math & Science Fun for Kids!
Discover secret math and science tricks to creating art! This title introduces young readers to the sciences, with a creative twist. Math and science educational pages are interspersed with cool optical illusion activities that offer practical applications of the information students learn in class. All activities include how-to photos, easy instructions, and clear explanations. Reinforce Common Core Standards in reading, math, and science, while making cool art projects, from afterimage illusions to distorting illusions.
Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.
Checkerboard Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 6|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|BISACS||JNF015000, JNF035000, JNF006000|
|Subject||Arts, Crafts & Makerspace, Math|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Reading Counts! Level||3.1|
|Reading Counts! Quiz||61275|
|Reading Counts! Points||3.0|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Dimensions||8 x 8|
|Guided Reading Level||O|
|ATOS Reading Level||3.9|
|ATOS Interest Level||MG|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||160335|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Glossary of key words, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents|
|Online Resources||FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network|
Cool Art with Math & Science - Library Media Connection
. . .the books will serve as a useful resource, especially for teachers implementing Common Core Standards with the emphasis on project-based learning. Each book offers four projects with easy-to-follow directions. Photographs help to ensure success. Additional historical or scientific information is included to help make the project more authentic or to help students see its connection to the real world. Recommended.
Cool Art with Math & Science - Horn Book Guide
Color photographs and diagrams combine with simple texts to explain the featured mathematical or scientific concept. Brief introduction to the topics are followed by four art projects that turn theory into practical application. Sidebars provide supply lists, applicable terms, and photographs to complement the step-by-step instructions.